VOLUNTEERS - "It takes a Village to raise a Child" (African Proverb)

Working with Children

 

At Delacombe Primary School all volunteers / tradespeople and contractors who are on the school premises during school hours must have a current working with Children card.

 

Regular Volunteers must link their Working with Children card to Delacombe Primary School by logging in to their online account through http://www.workingwithchildren.vic.gov.au or by calling 1300 652 879.

 

Please use the following details when doing this:

 

Delacombe Primary School

PO Box 205R

Redan VIC 3350

 

This must be done within a week of commencing voluntary work at Delacombe Primary School.

A volunteer can commence work in a school when they provide a receipt as proof they have applied for a WWC Check with the Department of Justice. 

 

Applying for the WWC Check

The WWC Check is conducted by the Department of Justice. Applications must be lodged at one of the participating Australia Post outlets in Victoria. For a list of Australia Post outlets where a WWC Check application may be made see: www.auspost.com.au.

WWC Check applicants need to complete an online ‘Application for WWC Check’ form at http://www.workingwithchildren.vic.gov.au/ before going to a participating Australia Post outlet with proof of identity documents to lodge the application.

Volunteers at Delacombe Primary are valued for their meaningful contributions. There are many ways you can be involved at Delacombe. Volunteers can be Parents, Grandparents, Carers/Guardians, Relatives, Friends & Community Member - people like you!

Volunteers often offer to help out with the 

  • Kitchen Program

  • Garden Program

  • F-2 Reading Program

  • Walking School Bus

  • School Events

  • Parent's & Friends

You can make a positive difference at Delacombe Primary by being involved. Help make Delacombe better by volunteering today.

Contact the School to learn about the many ways you can support your local community at School.

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